Dr. Barbara Schaan

Address:  Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA)
Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy
Amalienstrasse 33
80799 Munich
Phone:+49 89 38602-329
Fax:+49 89 38602-390


FS 2006
Uebung: Empirische Volkswirtschaftslehre (Bachelor)
Instructor: Dr. Barbara Schaan


Publications in journals
  • Schaan, Barbara (2014): "The interaction of family background and personal education on depressive symptoms in later life". In: Social Science & Medicine, 2014 (102), pp. 94-102.
  • Börsch-Supan, Axel; Brandt, Martina; Hunkler, Christian; Kneip, Thorsten; Korbmacher, Julie; Malter, Frederic; Schaan, Barbara; Stuck, Stephanie; Zuber, Sabrina (2013): "Data Resource Profile: The Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE)". In: International Journal of Epidemiology, 42 (4), pp. 992-1001.
  • Schaan, Barbara (2013): "Widowhood and depression among older Europeans – the role of gender, caregiving, marital quality, and regional context". In: The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological and Social Sciences, 68 (3), pp. 431-442.
  • Hank, Karsten; Jürges, Hendrik; Schaan, Barbara (2009): "Die Erhebung biometrischer Daten im Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe - Befunde und Perspektiven". In: Methoden - Daten - Analysen, 3 (1) (), pp. 97-108.
  • Hank, Karsten; Schaan, Barbara (2008): "Cross-National Variations in the Correlation between Frequency of Prayer and Health among Older Europeans". In: Research on Aging, 30 (1) (), pp. 34-56.
Articles in anthologies
  • Blom, Annelies; Schaan, Barbara; Korbmacher, Julie (2012): "Paradaten im SHARE", In: Soeffner, H.‐G. , Transnationale Vergesellschaftungen. Verhandlungen des 35. Kongresses der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Soziologie in Frankfurt am Main, VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, Wiesbaden
  • Schaan, Barbara; Korbmacher, Julie (2012): "Collection of Biomarkers and Linkage of Administrative Data in the “Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe” (SHARE)", In: National Center for Health Statistics , Proceedings of the 10th Conference on Health Survey Research Methods , , , pp. 199-206
  • Schaan, Barbara (2009): "Verwitwung, Geschlecht und Depression im höheren Lebensalter", In: Boersch-Supan, A.; Hank, K.; Juerges, H.; Schroeder, M. (eds.), 50plus in Deutschland und Europa. Ergebnisse des Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe, VS Verlag fuer Sozialwissenschaften, Wiesbaden, pp. p. 115-131
  • Börsch-Supan, Axel; Schaan, Barbara (2008): "The “Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe”", In: Grözinger, G.; Matiaske, W.; Spiess, C.K., Europe and its Regions: The Usage of European Regionalized Social Science Data, Cambridge Scholar Publishing, Cambridge, pp. 67-72
  • Schaan, Barbara (2008): "Fieldwork and Survey Management in SHARE", In: Börsch-Supan, A.; Brugiavini, A.; Jürges, H.; Kapteyn, A.; Mackenbach, J.; Siegrist, J.; Weber, G. (eds.), Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (2004 - 2007). Starting the longitudinal dimension. , University of Mannheim, Mannheim, pp. p. 337-342
Discussion papers and working papers

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